Jacob Haller (jwgh) wrote,
Jacob Haller

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'decider' is a funny word

In computability theory, a machine that always halts — also called a decider (Sipser, 1996) — is any abstract machine or model of computation that, contrary to the most general Turing machines, is guaranteed to halt for any particular description and input (see halting problem).
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